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ID Management for the Internet of Things
Hardware-Based Security Solutions
VDP/ACP Application System Protection
Security framework is based on risk assessment
In new research presented at the Black Hat information security conference, a pair of security researchers remotely disabled an implantable insulin pump, preventing it from delivering the lifesaving medication, and then took total control of a pacemaker system.
Researchers from Israel's Ben Gurion University of the Negev—who majorly focus on finding clever ways to exfiltrate data from an isolated or air-gapped computer—have now shown how fluctuations in the current flow "propagated through the power lines" could be used to covertly steal highly sensitive data.
A security flaw in Skype's updater process can allow an attacker to gain system-level privileges to a vulnerable computer.The bug, if exploited, can escalate a local unprivileged user to the full "system" level rights -- granting them access to every corner of the operating system.